Category Archives: Exhibitions

Exhibitions in galleries, museums and art fairs.

Time and the Construction of an Uncanny Beauty

I spent last week in my studio going through old articles and photos that I had cut out of magazines during one of my frenzied cleaning sprees. It was there that I came upon a review of a 2008 exhibition, … Continue reading

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Lines On The Wall: Two Art Pieces at MOCA Los Angeles

During our trip to Los Angeles my blogging partner and I managed to work in a visit to the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA). The exhibition we saw featured artworks from their permanent collection. This is always a treat because … Continue reading

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What’s Behind the Scenes at the Broad Museum in Los Angeles?

I’m still thinking about our recent trip to Los Angeles. We visited a dozen private galleries, the Geffen Contemporary, the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), and the Broad Museum. It got me thinking about the different missions of those entities … Continue reading

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Doug Aitken’s Electric Earth at the Geffen Contemporary MOCA

(Oops, I admit that I failed to take adequate photographs at the exhibit and so in some instances I’ve used photos I found online of the same projects but shot at a different venue.) On my recent trip to Los … Continue reading

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Amy Bennett at Richard Heller Gallery in Los Angeles

During my recent visit to Los Angeles I saw an exhibition of paintings by Amy Bennett at the Richard Heller Gallery. The paintings are all landscapes of rolling hillsides with clusters of houses and an occasional small village. Ms. Bennett … Continue reading

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An Art Excursion to Los Angeles

We’ve just returned from a very brief trip to Los Angeles. Our goal was to spend all our time viewing art, and in this we succeeded. Over the next few weeks we’ll be profiling some of what we saw. Today … Continue reading

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Our Blog One Year Later

When we started this blog a year ago we promised to look at design from a wide variety of angles and wherever we found it….and we’ve done just that. We have, for example, posted discussions about architecture, earthworks, photography, outsider … Continue reading

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A Visit to an Exhibition: Mildred Howard at the Richmond Art Center

Just got back from seeing the exhibition Mildred Howard: Spirit and Matter at the Richmond Art Center in Northern California. I thought I would write solely about her work but what really struck me was the response of the other … Continue reading

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